Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers
Forgotten Tenors: Leon Laffitte (2 photos), Richard Kubla, Luigi Marletta and William Miller

Sep 18, 2012

Cesare Alessandroni (Baritone) (Monterotondo/Roma 1870 - ?)





He made his debut in 1898 at Adriano of Rome as Barnabas in Gioconda. In 1900 he accepted the engagement in the company organised by the manager Lambardi and departed for an extended tour in various countries of Central America. He moved to the United States where his career ended opening a school for singers. Married in 1938 in Montreal, Lilian Borschneck second wedding after many years of cohabitation.

Chronology of some appearances

 1898 Roma Teatro Adriano Gioconda (Barnaba)
1899 Chieti Teatro Marruccino Fedora (Grech)
1900 Guatemala Teatro Colon Gioconda (Barnaba)
1903 New York Aeolian Hall Concerto
1907 New York People Theater Rigoletto (Rigoletto)
1908 Brooklyn Academy of Music Rigoletto (Rigoletto)
1909 Montreal His Majestic's Theater Aida (Amonasro)
1910 Lincoln Fair Grounds Auditorium Concerto       
1912 Washington New Willard Theater Concerto
1913 New York Century Theater Gioconda (Barnaba)
1915 Worcester Lyric Theater Stagione Royal Opera Company

RECORDINGS FOR SALE








US Everlasting cylinders, USA 1906?
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Chi mi frena with  Jose Erard, Madelaine Borschneck and Irma Wright-Heims and Giuseppe Peratori  33023
Rigoletto (Verdi): Bella figlia dell’amore with Jose Erard, Madelaine Borschneck and Irma Wright-Heims 33024

Columbia, USA 1911-08?
Forza del destino (Verdi): Solenne in quest'ora  with Carlo Cartica A 5343 30809

Martha (Flotow): Solo profugo with Carlo Cartica A5343 30817

Columbia, USA 1912-06-07
Tosca (Puccini): Te deum  A 5430 38398

Columbia, New York
Guillaume Tell (Rossini): Troncar i suoi dì with  Carlo Cartica and Bauer  A5465 36503
Lombardi (Verdi): Qual voluttà with Carlo Cartica and Kaestner A5446
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti):  Sestetto with Carlo Cartica and Luisa Villani  D 16326 30709

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